Friday, Aug. 5, 2016


Sutphin BID celebrates new facades

Community members and elected officials celebrated the unveiling of a row of seven new storefront facades along Sutphin Boulevard in Jamaica between Hillside and 88th avenues. The plan is the first step toward renovating more facades along Sutphin Boulevard. Comments (2)

Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016


Elmhurst Dairy to close its doors after 80 years in Jamaica

Elmhurst Dairy, a fixture of Jamaica and one of the premier producers of milk in New York state, announced Wednesday it will close and discontinue its operations. For the first time ever, milk will not be bottled within the city limits, according to a statement released by Elmhurst announcing the closure. CEO Henry Schwartz lamented the closure and the loss of jobs for 273 people. Comments (1)


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